Get Out in Fridley: Pretend the World, Big Toe and More
Fridley’s weekend entertainment guide to ants, toes and numbers in the real world.
Thursday, the one day Fridley Patch loves telling you what to do.
When: Friday, Aug. 12 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Springbrook Nature Center
Why Go: The Ant Bully will be featured on the big screen for a night of family-friendly entertainment.
Big Toe and the Jam
When: Friday, Aug. 19 from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Where: Povlitzki’s on 65 (8407 Plaza Blvd. NE, Spring Lake Park)
Why Go: Don’t sit at home picking toe jam when there’s live rock, pop, R&B and funk music being played.
Price: No cover
Story Room Dedication
When: Saturday, Aug. 20 from 10:30 to 12:30 p.m.
Where: Northtown Branch Library (711 County Road 10 NE, Blaine)
Why Go: In honor of Kay Marszalek's retirement after 28 years of service to the Anoka County Library system and the newly decorated story room, there will be a short dedication ceremony at 10:45 a.m. followed by a final story time by Miss Kay.
Pretend the World Art Reception
When: Saturday, Aug. 20 from 5 to 8 p.m.
Where: Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts
Why Go: The new exhibit features the work of five visual artists who interpreted the poetry of Kathryn Kysar through photography, video, sculpture, installation and painting.
When: Sunday, Aug. 21 at 6 p.m.
Where: Shorewood Bar & Grill
Why Go: Wrap the weekend up with some old fashioned number calling and blotting.